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Race Information

Saturday 5 October 2019

VENUE

Start Venue: Amalienstein Packing shed, Amalienstein, Western Cape
Finish Venue: Showground at Shalom Academy, Ladismith

REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR VALID CSA LICENSE ALONG. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONE, YOU WILL HAVE TO BUY A TEMPORARY DAY LICENSE AT R35. BUY YOUR LICENSE ONLINE AND AVOID THE LONG QUEUES AT REGISTRATION.

PLEASE NOTE: NO RIDER UNDER THE AGE OF 19 MAY COMPETE IN THE 85 KM RACE AS PER CSA RULES

MTB Race Entry Fee:

85km – R490

43km – R330

29km – R190

First 150 paid entries on the 43km & 85km will receive a VIP Biogen goodie bag.

 

MTB Race Starting Times:

85km – 07:30

43km – 07:40

29km – 07:50

Tented Accommodation

Two man tent with one single mattress. Please bring own bedding and towel. There will be shower facilities available.

Cost: R120.00

Car drive and post-race shuttle

Post-race shuttle: R100.00
Car drive service: R160.00

Meals

“Friday night lasagna” en Saturday morning breakfast”.
Friday, 4 Oct.r 2019
There will dinner available the Friday night, which will be lasagna.
Please book with Erina erinag@absamail.co.za or +27 82 904 9010
Cost: R80.00
Please note that you will not be able to book online.

Saturday, 5 Oct. 2019
Breakfast at Shalom Academy
Cost: R80.00
You can book for this online.

7Weekspoort Primary & High School MTB Challenges

29km Primary Schools age categories:

Nipper Boys & Girls (8-10 years)

Sprog Boys & Girls (11-12 years)

Sub Jun Boys & Girls Primary and High (13-14 years)

43km High Schools age categories:

Youth Boys & Girls (15-16 years)

Junior Boys & Girls (17-18 years)

Great prizes are up for grabs. Be sure to enter the riders for your school as soon as possible – good luck for the winter training!

Registration

Mountain Bike Challenge:

Friday, 4 Oct. 2019 at Shalom Academy
14:00 until 19:30
Follow the direction boards out of Queen Street in Ladismith.

OR

Saturday morning at start (Amalienstein)
05:30 until 06:30

Time of prize-giving for the 29km race: 12:00

Time of prize-giving for the 43km and 85km races: 13:00

Race cut-off:
12:30 at SPERA farm (15km from finish line at second-last water point)

DIRECTIONS TO VENUE

Start:

Amalienstein fruit shed on Route 62 (25km from Ladismith en route to Oudtshoorn). Direction boards will be posted all along Route 62, including for those coming from Oudtshoorn.

Finish:

Shalom Academy Showgrounds on Route 62 just outside of Ladismith. Direction boards will be posted all along Route 62, including for those coming from Oudtshoorn.

RACE RULES / TERMS & CONDITIONS

The Ladismith Cheese 7weekspoort MTB Challenge will take place regardless of bad weather and will only be cancelled, re-routed or stopped for reasons of safety. In this event, entry fees are not refundable.

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